| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
In the wake of outrage over the actions of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, we can thank the strong voices of ESPN's Michelle Beadle and the Orlando Sentinel's Mike Bianchi — among others in the sports world and beyond — for elevating...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:59 AM
Apologies for the blunt language, but can we please cut the crap?
Meaning: can we stop pretending we know something now that we didn't before about what Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice did to his then-fiancee in the elevator of that Atlantic...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:55 PM
Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo died Tuesday after his wife, Levette, shot him several times during a domestic dispute, Sheriff's Department officials told The Times.
Crespo, 45, was shot about 2:30 p.m. at his home in the Vinas la Campana...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 1:39 PM
San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested on suspicion of felony domestic violence in San Jose early Sunday, police said, three days after the NFL ramped up its penalties for domestic violence.
San Jose police said they were...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is under investigation over an alleged assault and personal property damage claim, police in Bellevue, Wash., said Monday.
The Bellevue Police Department said in a release that the 28-year-old Lynch was...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:38 AM
In a memo sent Thursday night from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to all NFL chief executives and team presidents, the league's top executive outlined efforts taken against domestic violence and sexual assault.
The memo includes notes on Goodell and...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:08 PM
As is often the case, Brandon Marshall felt an urge to speak out.
With his league spiraling through an unprecedented month of crisis and his own troubled past being dragged into the conversation, the Bears receiver insists deeper societal discussions...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Another NFL player is facing assault allegations after an arrest by Phoenix police.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on aggravated assault charges resulting from two incidents in July at his home involving a woman and an 18-...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:05 AM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will hold a press conference in New York at 2 p.m. CT Friday to address the league's rampant domestic violence issues.
Goodell has been under extensive criticism with calls for him to talk about the issues plaguing the NFL...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a letter to team owners that all NFL personnel will undergo domestic violence awareness training.
The letter stated that personnel and staff will be required to undergo training on the prevention of domestic violence...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Late Wednesday, the Arizona Cardinals deactivated running back Jonathan Dwyer after he was arrested earlier in the day on charges of aggravated assault stemming from two alleged domestic violence incidents involving his wife and son.
On Thursday, the...